Government of Manitoba - Manitoba Jobs and Skills Development Centre
Grants of up to $10,000 per worker to Manitoba businesses to support job training, including training related to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Funding is intended to foster workforce development for new or existing workers. Participating employers must have a job available for the trainee upon successful completion of the training. For existing employees, the purpose of training should be to upgrade skills so they may move up to a better job or meet employer needs in the workplace.
Eligible training costs include:
Training can be delivered at the workplace, online or in a classroom or training facility and must be provided by an approved third-party trainer. This could include:
Employers may propose other organizations for consideration to deliver the training. Examples include equipment manufacturers, software developers and private trainers (consultants) if they have:
GrantWatch ID#: 166061
Eligible employers may apply for up to $10,000 for each individual worker to assist with training costs. Employers that receive funding under the Canada-Manitoba Job Grant must contribute a minimum of one-third of the eligible training costs. With the maximum government contribution of $10,000, this means that up to $15,000 is available, per person, for eligible training costs. Small businesses (50 employees or less), or employers that train unemployed individuals may be eligible for additional funding support.
The Canada-Manitoba Job Grant application intake is now open for training that ends by March 1, 2021.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Manitoba Jobs and Skills Development Centre
Manitoba Economic Development and Training
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